Jessica Ujvari

Jessica  Ujvari


Pensacola, Fla.

High School:

Last College:
USC Upstate




Top Notch

The Knights topped the preseason poll for the second straight season.


Academic Accolades

More than 200 UCF student-athletes named to AAC All-Academic Team


Good To Be A Knight

Knights pulled in three of the American Athletic Conference's major awards and earned a program-best eight all-conference selections.

  • 2015 American Athletic Conference Player of the Year
  • NFCA Division I All-Region Second Team
  • Named American Athletic Conference Second Team
  • Led the team with a .300 batting average, .553 slugging percentage and .402 on-base percentage
  • Sent the Knights to the NCAA Gainesville Regional final with a walk-off home run to knock off the second-seeded FAU (5/21)
  • Led the team with a 13-game hitting streak (2/20-3/8) and 24-game reached base streak (2/19-3/16)
  • Drove in a team-best 35 runs, while ranking second on the team with 51 hits
  • Moved into the top ten for the most home runs in a single season with a team-high nine
  • Finished her career with the second-highest slugging percentage all-time at UCF (.523); also ranks second in intentional walks (5) and hit-by-pitch (20)
  • Ranks in the top ten all-time at UCF in highest on base percentage (3rd - .401), home runs (5th - 22), RBI (7th - 97), highest batting average (8th - .308) and triples (T10th - 4)
  • American Athletic Conference Player of the Year, First Team selection
  • NFCA All-Mideast Region Second Team
  • The American Player of the Week (4/20)
  • All-AAC Tournament Team
  • Opened the season with a four-game hitting streak
  • Posted 13 mutli-hit games and eight multi-RBI games
  • Drove in a season-high four runs against Washington (2/22)
  • Delivered the game-winning single against USF in the semifinals of the American Athletic Conference, sending UCF to the championship game for the second straight year
  • Finished the Memphis series with a hit in every game and a pair of three-RBI games against the Tigers.
  • Homered in the second game of the Memphis (4/17) and followed it with her career-best seventh home run in the series finale (4/18).
  • All-American Athletic Conference Second Team
  • The American Player of the Week (5/5)
  • First hit as a Knight was a pinch hit single vs. LIU-Brooklyn (2/7)
  • Belted a pinch-hit, walk-off grand slam vs. Boston College (3/5)
  • Recorded a pinch-hit RBI single vs. Penn (3/8)
  • Notched a 2-for-2 performance against Troy (3/9)
  • Connected on a three-run homer vs. Southern Illinois (3/11)
  • Drove in a run and added two hits vs. Florida Atlantic (3/12)
  • Posted first win at UCF with four strikeouts in five innings vs. Yale (3/12)
  • Delivered a three-run homer in the five inning win over Marist (3/17)
  • Registered a two-hit game vs. Rutgers (4/5)
  • Blasted her second grand slam of the season to break a scoreless tie in the sixth vs. Louisville to help cinch the series in the finale (4/19)
  • Notched first career triple that drove in a run and added a single against Houston (4/26)
  • Added two hits in the series finale vs. Houston (4/27)
  • Record a pair of hits and drove home a runner at UConn (5/3)
  • Connected on a two-run homer and notched two hits at UConn (5/4)
  • Blasted a homer run and picked up a single against Rutgers (5/10)
  • Notched base hits in each contest vs. Stetson (5/16, 15/17) in the Gainesville Regional
  • Helped the Spartans (42-12, 17-6 A-Sun) to a third-place finish at the 2013 Tuscaloosa Regional after claiming the A-Sun Tournament title
  • Played in 40 games as a designated player and catcher
  • Posted .272 avg. with five doubles and three home runs, while driving 27 RBI
  • Drew six walks on the year
  • Totaled eight multi-hit and nine multi-RBI games
  • Connected on a two-run homer and two-RBI double vs. Gardner-Webb (2/20)
  • Delivered a grand slam against Kentucky (2/24)
  • Notched an RBI single and two-run homer vs. UNCW (3/26)
  • A standout catcher at Niceville High School as a senior
  • Played her first three years of softball at Pace High School
  • Helped Niceville to a 29-3 record and an appearance in the state championship game as a senior
  • 2012 6A Florida Offensive Player of the Year, All-State First Team and NFCA High School All-Region Second Team
  • Hit .516 as a senior and set a school record with 58 RBI, while sticking out just three times and owning a .937 slugging percentage
  • Played in the 2012 Subway East-West All-Star Game, leading the East to an 11-2 victory
  • Four-time All-Area selection
  • Tallied career batting average over .400
  • Aided Pace to the District 1-5A championship and into the regional of the 5A state tournament in 2011
  • Lettered three years in golf and once in weightlifting
  • Competed on the High Intensity 16U travel team coached by Dan Hensley, hitting 14 home runs and 12 doubles with 54 RBI in 2011
  • Born in Buffalo, N.Y.
  • Daughter of Robert and Linda Ujvari
  • Twin sister Jamie is a pitcher for the Knights
  • Brothers: Kevin and Don Malicki - both played basketball at St. Bonaventure
  • Majoring in hospitality management

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